List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BARN TO THE NORTH OF ST JOHN'S FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1126455

Location

BARN TO THE NORTH OF ST JOHN'S FARMHOUSE, ST JOHN'S ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireEast CambridgeshireDistrict AuthorityEly

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1972

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 48778

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST JOHN'S ROAD 1. 1082 Barn to the north of St John's Farmhouse (Formerly listd as building to north of Farmhouse) (Dairy) TL 5380 4/187 I GV 2. The barn immediately to the north of St John's Farmhouse incorporates remains of part of the chapel of St Mary Magdalene at one time attaced to the combined hospitals of St John and St Mary which were united in circa 1240. Now mainly C16, a stone and brick building with much reused mediaeval stone. 2 storeys. 3 window range, 2-light Tudor widows with stone arches and mullions set in dressed stone reveals. The north wall incorporates the remains of a C13 pointed arcade with quadruple shafts and head label stops. Segments of similar shafts are built into the east wall and there is the remains of a stone piscina built into the wall above a Tudor doorway on the south side. The south wall has brick buttresses, probably Tudor, and the north wall has buttresses with 2 offsets rebuilt with mediaeval stone. the cast and west ends have stone dressed crowstepped gables. Roof tiled. with a C17 chimney stack at the east end, with 2 diagonal shafts on a rectangular base. AM.

No 1 (St John's Farmhouse), Dovecote, Wall & barns to the north and south west of the farmhouse, Nos 2 to 20 (even) & Nos 2 to 12 (even) & No 16 (West End PH) West End form a group.



Listing NGR: TL5350680232

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National Grid Reference: TL 53505 80231

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